We had a search around the classroom and outside to see if we could find anything magnetic.
Quick yoga session for Maples!
We had a go at ordering the parts of the human skeleton.
We were lucky enough to have an animal man come in to share his animals with us. He told us lots of information about animal muscles and skeletons!
Even the adults in Maple Tree were brave!
We tested the permeability of the different types of rocks.
We tested the hardness of each rock to see what we could discover. We found that sedimentary rocks are the softest rocks. This meant we could group and compare the rocks we used.
We have been doing some discrete learning about rocks. We started by observing rocks and describing their appearance.
In literacy we wrote twisted fairy tale versions of Jack & the Beanstalk. We grew our own beanstalks in Learning Experience.
We used our knowledge of the parts of the plants to think about the life cycle of a flowering plant. We ordered the parts.
We started looking at the parts of a flowering plant. We dissected flowers to find and identify the parts.
We discovered the plants grew in most of the materials we used but soil gave us the tallest cress!
Maples collecting the results!
Maples kicked off their new plant Learning Experience setting up an experiment to see whether plants only grow in soil.
Maple's had a go at creating Stone Age houses from the different periods in the era.
Fire starting and bow & arrow demonstrations.
Dressing up and looking at skins & skulls.
Maples created a history timeline.
Mrs Baker modelled Stone Age clothing.
Maples ready for their Stone Age day!
Maple Trees had a fantastic time at the Warburtons healthy sandwich workshop.
Maple's used Smarties to help them solve some fraction problems today.
They love chocolate maths!
Examples our of cold tasks
Our new Learning Experience is all about the Five Pillars of Islam.
Maple Trees playing the ukulele
Comic Relief 2019
We came into school dressed in red & took part in some activities. One of these activities was a treasure hunt with lots of other classes.
We took part in some yummy food tasting.
Our new Learning Experience is all about London & Mexico City.
Check out our cold tasks!
Creating our hot task
We then had a go at layering different colours.
Maples had a go at trying some different printing techniques using one colour.
The children applied their knowledge of colour mixing to creating a picture in the style of Matisse.